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Mitt Romney (left) and Chris Christie (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie To Hold Lunchtime Rally For Romney In Illinois

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will return to the stump for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Friday. Christie will host a lunchtime “Romney for President” rally at Elmhurst College in Illinois.

03/15/2012

Occupy Wall Street protesters, dressed as billionaires, stage a demonstration against US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Mitt Romney, Attending Fundraisers In NYC And Stamford, Met By OWS Protesters

At the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon, several hundred Occupy Wall Street protesters greeted Romney harshly, walking around the hotel behind a black urn they said represented “job cremation.”

03/14/2012

Community activists and over 200 members of the Occupy Wall Street movement march in the impoverished community of East New York to draw attention to foreclosed homes in the community on December 6, 2011 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Occupy Wall Street Protesters Complain About Police Surveillance

The New York Police Department’s surveillance of muslims has garnered intense scrutiny and prompted a backlash, and now the Occupy movement is apparently upset about expanded surveillance as well.

03/12/2012

Occupy Wall Street's "Major Day Of Action" in New York City (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Occupy Wall Street Running Out Of Money In NYC

A financial report on the group’s General Assembly website says at “the current rate of expenditure” the occupiers will be “out of money in THREE WEEKS.”

03/10/2012

Occupy Wall Street Holds Major Day Of Action In New York City (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Arrested In Midtown

Two protesters were arrested on Wednesday. One of them, a woman in clown makeup, was skipping as police led her away in handcuffs.

02/29/2012

Police arrest an Occupy Wall Street supporter during a protest march around Union Square. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

NY Lawmakers Accept Plea Deals In Occupy Arrests

Two New York City lawmakers arrested at an Occupy Wall Street march have taken offers to get their cases dismissed by avoiding further arrests for six months.

02/01/2012

Occupy Wall Street Holds Major Day Of Action In New York City (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Clash With Occupiers In Brooklyn

Police in Brooklyn clashed with Occupy Wall Street protesters on Saturday night. The occupiers allegedly threw garbage cans out of a vacant building as part of a protest.

01/29/2012

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Tourists Once Again Flock To Wall Street Bull; Barricade Controversy Continues

The sculpture had been off limits to tourists since the first day of the Occupy Wall Street protest on Sept. 17. The NYPD says it will decide whether to allow access to the statue on a day to day basis.

01/25/2012

West Park Presbyterian Church (credit: James Russiello / Wikipedia Commons)

Desecration At Church Leads NYC Pastor To ‘Evict’ Occupy Wall Street

Protesters agreed to find other places to stay within two weeks, and to find an artisan who can make a replacement for the missing baptismal font lid if they don’t find it.

01/22/2012

Gavel (file / credit: clipart.com)

Judge Rules Against ‘Occupy The Courts’ Protest Outside Federal Court In NYC

The judge made the decision citing security concerns even beyond worries about its potential as a terrorism target.

01/19/2012

Occupy Wall Street Christmas gathering in Zuccotti Park - New York, NY - Dec 25, 2011 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Join March To Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute

About 400 demonstrators singing “We Shall Overcome” marched in a candlelight vigil Sunday night to Riverside Church in Manhattan for an hours-long program featuring musical performances and quick speeches.

01/15/2012

A handful of protesters in Zuccotti Park on Jan. 11, 2012. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Return To Zuccotti Park After Barricades Come Down

By sunrise Wednesday, though, they were down to just a handful remaining in the park.

01/11/2012

Tourists line up to take pictures with the Wall Street bull on Jan. 2, 2012 (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Iconic Wall Street Bull Sculpture Gets Brief Taste Of Freedom

After three months behind barricades the bronze sculpture of the charging bull that’s been a Wall Street fixture was liberated to celebrate its birthday.

01/02/2012

Ellen Barkin poses during the 'Another Happy Day' Photocall during the 37th Deauville Film Festival on September 4, 2011 in Deauville, France. (Photo by Francois Durand/Getty Images)

Gotham Gossipist: Ellen Barkin Tweets Back In Anger After Shoving Match With Cops

Actress Ellen Barkin, who resides in the Union Square area, took to Twitter on Sunday to protest the treatment of a young woman she saw being arrested by the police.

01/02/2012

Columbia University

‘Occupy Wall Street’ Participation To Earn Class Credit At Columbia U.

Columbia University will offer a new course for upperclassmen and grad students next semester. An Occupy Wall Street class will send students into the field and will be taught by Dr. Hannah Appel, a veteran of the occupy movement.

01/01/2012

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